Paktinat-Saeij S.,Islamic Azad University at Maragheh |
Bagheri M.,Islamic Azad University at Maragheh |
Noronha A.C.S.,Researcher Embrapa Amazonia Oriental
Systematic and Applied Acarology | Year: 2016
A new species of Agistemus, A. amazonicus Paktinat-Saeij, Bagheri & Noronha sp. nov. is described based on females collected from leaves of Cupuaçu (Cupuassu) trees (Theobroma grandiflorum (Willd. Ex Spreng.) Schumann), in the Pará state, Brazil. Also, a key to the American Agistemus species is provided. © Systematic & Applied Acarology Society.